Continental Philosophy: A Contemporary Introduction (Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy)

Continental Philosophy: A Contemporary Introduction (Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy)

Andrew Cutrofello


Continental Philosophy: a modern Introduction is ideal for college kids coming to the subject for the 1st time. It introduces the origins and improvement of the culture, tracing it from Kant to the current day. Taking a transparent thematic technique, Andrew Cutrofello introduces and assesses continental philosophy’s relation to basic questions in philosophy, comparable to ethics, humanism, phenomenology, politics and metaphysics, centring the ebook round the following questions:

  • What is wisdom?
  • What is ethical legal responsibility?
  • For what should still we are hoping?
  • What is ‘man’?
  • What is critique?

Andrew Cutrofello’s variety is full of life and interesting. He additionally introduces the foremost in addition to the lesser-known thinkers of the continental culture: from Kant, Mill and Nietzsche and Husserl to Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, Sartre Levinas, Bataille and Kristeva.

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